Ethereum climbed to a two-week high on Thursday, as markets continued to react to yesterday’s Fed decision. As expected, the Federal Reserve increased interest rates by 0.25%, whilst providing forward guidance for future hikes. BTC was once again trading above $40,000.
BTC was trading above $40,000 for a second consecutive session, as bullish pressure remained within the world’s largest cryptocurrency.
This momentum comes as traders were somewhat relieved by the Fed’s decision to lift rates, which helped remove some recent market tension.
As of writing, BTC/USD is 1.4% higher than yesterday’s low, and has risen to an intraday high of $41,323.26 during today’s session.
Even if a cross does occur, market uncertainty will likely remain until the current ceiling of $42,100 is broken.
This may only occur once another resistance point has been passed, this time in the form of the 14-day RSI.
As seen from the chart, the RSI is tracking at 53, which is marginally below its